Coach trips from Ankara to İstanbulfrom £12.99
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Bus stations and stops in Ankara
Bus stations and stops in İstanbul
İstanbul Alibeyköy bus station
Yenı Baraj Yolu No:7
İstanbul Dudullu bus station
İstanbul Esenler bus station
Büyük İstanbul Otogarı No:144-145-146
Sultanbeyli Biniş Durağı
Frequently asked questions
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Buses from Ankara to İstanbul
Find the cheapest coaches from Ankara to İstanbul
It couldn’t be easier to book cheap coach tickets from Ankara to İstanbul with FlixBus - and when you book coach tickets in advance, you can save money too!
FlixBus operates in 38 countries, connecting 5000 destinations.
Ticket prices cost as little as £12.99.To get the cheapest coach tickets, book online in advance and avoid busy times like weekends or bank holidays.
The distance between Ankara and İstanbul is 315 miles, which takes as little as 4 hours 55 minutes with our fastest trips.
Make travelling even easier with the FlixBus app. All your information will be saved for the next time you travel, ensuring you always benefit from cheap coach tickets for the journeys you love.
Travelling from Ankara to İstanbul
No matter whether you want to travel by coach first thing in the morning or late at night, you’ll find a journey to suit you with 19 rides between Ankara and İstanbul.
The first bus is at 00:30 with the last bus leaving at 23:59. Coach trips from Ankara to İstanbul take a minimum of 4 hours 55 minutes; what’s more, when you travel by coach, you don’t need to worry about traffic or delays en route. Just relax and enjoy the journey with free Wi-Fi and plenty of legroom.
You can get bus tickets for just £12.99 - that’s way cheaper than travelling via any other method.
Buses are also a great choice for environmentally-conscious travellers. We’re working towards being 100% carbon neutral and offer all travellers the opportunity to offset their carbon emissions when booking their tickets. Simply select the “CO2 compensation" box when paying for cheap coach travel online.
Taking the bus from Ankara
Ready for your journey from Ankara?
Ankara is a transport hub with one bus station and excellent coach connections, with buses to 264 destinations across the country.
No matter which coach station you’re travelling from, you can find plenty of information on our website or by contacting FlixBus directly for travel information. We’ll do our best to ensure you’re prepared for your coach travel, so you can experience everything the journey has to offer.
Arriving in İstanbul
Start planning your coach trip to İstanbul now. First time? Here’s all you need to know.
İstanbul is one of the best-connected cities, so you won’t be short on bus route choices for how to get here. 4 is the number of bus stations FlixBus has in İstanbul, connecting 264 cities.
Never miss a beat as you sample the sights and culture synonymous with this famous city on your coach holiday. Now it’s time to hop aboard FlixBus and explore!
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Ankara to İstanbul
Travelling from Ankara to İstanbul is quick, clean and comfortable - and it couldn’t be easier to book coach tickets with us. You can book online via the website, on our app, in person at a FlixShop or using Google Assistant.
We accept card payments as well as PayPal, Google Pay and Apple Pay, but there are many more payment options that you can choose from. The easiest way to book your coach tickets is using our app. You’ll be able to make your booking within seconds, and there’s no need to print and carry the ticket with you, as you’ll have the e-ticket on your phone.
Want to sit next to your family or friends? Or do you want to keep the space beside you free? Need easy access to the toilet or a table to get on with some work whilst travelling? You can reserve a seat when you book on the app or website, with the option to choose from a variety of seat options including a table seat, panorama seat or extra seat. Once you’re settled in your seat, you can sit back and relax with plenty of on board hospitality services to help you make the most of your trip. Most of our buses have onboard coach Wi-Fi and an entertainment system so you can catch up on your favourite shows or listen to audiobooks. We’ve also got toilets on board, as well as power sockets.
What’s more, you get a generous hold luggage allowance when you travel with FlixBus, with one carry-on bag and one checked bag enabling you to bring everything you need for your trip.
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Onboard services are subject to availability